Warning

 

Close

Confirm Action

Are you sure you wish to do this?

Confirm Cancel
BCM
Durkin Tactical Franklin Armory
User Panel

Posted: 1/23/2008 1:06:30 PM EDT
Looking for good/user friendly photo editing software --- suggestions?

I'm thinking about Photoshop Elements

I shoot jpg most times and RAW when I'm doing something important or that I want to play with.  The Canon RAW software editing is lacking and not user friendly.

What do you guys think?
Link Posted: 1/23/2008 2:18:23 PM EDT
[#1]
I've got Elements 5.0 and I like it a lot.  Considering the price, it's an excellent package.  I haven't worked with other programs.

I picked up a book this past weekend, and it's really expanded what I've been able to do with it.

Link Posted: 1/23/2008 5:19:58 PM EDT
[#2]
I picked up the free 30 day trial version.  Thre is a lot there, I just don't know if it's what I need.  

Probably so, but othes chime in for me.


Link Posted: 1/23/2008 5:32:38 PM EDT
[#3]
I use Paint.Net for my photo and image editing needs.  It has the features I use, it's free, it's maintained with frequent releases, and there is a community that creates plugins for it.

Check it out at http://www.getpaint.net/
Link Posted: 1/23/2008 5:35:45 PM EDT
[#4]
gimp

or

gimpshop


both free

gimpshop is more friendly for PS experinced users
Link Posted: 1/23/2008 7:30:17 PM EDT
[#5]
Thanks guys, I'll download both and play with them.
Link Posted: 1/23/2008 8:38:03 PM EDT
[#6]
For photo processing Canon's DPP is good (zoombrowser .... no )


photo editing .... Adobe Elements is a good pro-sumer package.
Link Posted: 1/23/2008 9:38:44 PM EDT
[#7]
Costco has Elements $30 off.
Close Join Our Mail List to Stay Up To Date! Win a FREE Membership!

Sign up for the ARFCOM weekly newsletter and be entered to win a free ARFCOM membership. One new winner* is announced every week!

You will receive an email every Friday morning featuring the latest chatter from the hottest topics, breaking news surrounding legislation, as well as exclusive deals only available to ARFCOM email subscribers.


By signing up you agree to our User Agreement. *Must have a registered ARFCOM account to win.
Top Top